Posts Tagged Men’s sports

Di Maria, Mata failing to live up to price tags at United

Manchester United's Angel Di Maria reacts after a missed opportunity before being substituted at half time during his team's English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Saturday Feb. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Juan Mata and Angel Di Maria are the two most expensive players in Manchester United’s history, costing a combined 97 million pounds ($150 million) last year as the club looked to regain its status as England’s top team.

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‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ inspiration honored by BC baseball

BOSTON (AP) — Boston College’s baseball team is honoring a former team captain credited as the inspiration for the “Ice Bucket Challenge” phenomenon.

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Canucks beat Blues 6-5 in shootout after blowing 3-goal lead

Vancouver Canucks' Ronalds Kenins, of Latvia, from left to right, Zack Kassian, Henrik Sedin, of Sweden, and Yannick Weber, of Switzerland, celebrate Sedin's goal against the St. Louis Blues during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks held a three-goal lead in the third period, and appeared on their way to an easy victory.

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Your Top Plays for Today

Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, pushes against Cleveland Cavaliers' Matthew Dellavedova on his way to the basket in overtime of an NBA basketball game Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Houston. The Rockets won 105-103. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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Stoner scores 1st goal of season, helps Ducks top Stars 3-1

Anaheim Ducks players Jiri Sekac (46), Ryan Getzlaf (15) and Cam Fowler (4) congratulalte right wing Corey Perry, 2nd from left, for his goal against Dallas Stars goalie Jhonas Enroth in the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Dallas.  (AP Photo/Tim Sharp)

DALLAS (AP) — Clayton Stoner can barely remember his last goal, let alone his last unassisted score.

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